• Released
  • December 14, 2012
  • R , 1 hr 37 min
  • Drama
  • 34 Fan Ratings
Synopsis: A gay couple take in an impaired teen, then must fight legal battles to keep their family together.

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Critic Ratings

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The Hollywood Reporter

By Frank Scheck
Depictions of custody battles have become a cinematic staple, but few register with the heartfelt emotion of Any Day Now.
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75

Slant Magazine

By Diego Costa
Its most redeeming quality is that it isn't so quick to neuter its queer characters into a package-friendly "gay couple" aesthetic a la...
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75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
The takeaways of the film are horror and hope: horror that institutionalized homophobia was so pervasive, hope that that intolerance is a...
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Peter Hartlaub
The biggest strength of the movie is the chemistry between Cumming and Isaac Leyva, a first-time feature film actor with Down syndrome, who...
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63

New York Post

By Farran Smith Nehme
Things go awry in the last act, as the movie stops dead for more songs and a tragic coda that seems forced and trite, rather than the...
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60

Time Out London

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Rousing as a tale of saintly gays against the system, Any Day Now is less stirring as cinema.
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60

Time Out New York

By David Fear
It's one thing to call a film about homophobia and human rights Any Day Now; it's another to actually have your character sing "I Shall Be...
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55

NPR

By Ella Taylor
Cumming always gives good value, and his regular bursts into cabaret numbers are certainly an added bonus. Yet this instinctively ironic...
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50

Washington Post

By Michael O'Sullivan
The film's title suggests the wry irony of hindsight: We've come a long way, baby, but we're not there yet. Any Day Now could do with a...
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42

The Playlist

By Gabe Toro
Like another Tribeca hit given a quiet release, last year's "Puncture," Any Day Now feels the need to take its compelling true story and...
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Any Day Now

By sumner952
This is one of the best movies I have ever seen. It's filled with so much kindness and courage. Absolutely heartbreaking, but wonderful. I loved all the main characters - Rudy, Tom and Marcus and...

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Rated R | For Language, Some Drug Use and Sexual Content
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 16+ Drama about parenting, discrimination is moving but clunky.
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